A continuing liability problem since the advent of motorized transportation early in this century for those raising livestock has been who bears responsibility for the damages caused when a vehicle strikes a farm or ranch animal on the highway. The doctrine of negligence is, of course, central to determinations of liability.
"RES IPSA Loquitur For Animals on the Highway?,"
Agricultural Law Digest: Vol. 8
, Article 1.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/aglawdigest/vol8/iss19/1